La Longere, Luxury b&b
Travel Blogs from Languidic
... World Cup quarter finals and France was playing - that explained the large screen and speakers that had been assembled that afternoon not far from us.
We went back to the boat to soak up the atmosphere. We were in the shade of our cockpit when it started to drizzle. Germany had scored and early goal, much to dampen the atmosphere. Then before half time the big screen stopped working and everyone either headed ...
After Elven we were in need of sustenance. Vannes was our destination, not far down the motorway, on the Gulf of Morbihan. It was easy getting into the centre of the city and found a parking spot (free between 12 and 2 being lunchtime when shops shut) and walked back through narrow cobbled streets - the norm really - and quickly chose a busy cafe with seats outside under the shade. It was clear and getting hotter as the day went on. ...
... I stood looking out over the deep ravine in which the River Rance runs far below, and watched a cerise sun rise over the far ridge. Stunning. It lit up the wall and buildings with an orange glow. Lots of photos and then made my way back, and still not 7am.
We had decided to go to Vannes and Carnac today. Carnac had always been on the list, a significant site for its thousands of standing stones or alignments. Vannes I'd never heard of but ...
Having enjoyed a few days chilling at anchor it was time to go explore a major town. We left the anchorage and headed for Vannes where we wanted to go through the HW swinging bridge. The passage through the islands is idyllic.
We got there just as the ...
... Gen decided to bring out the sewing machine (which we had bought at a boat jumble for £20) and finish the be-mini. It was just pleasant sitting back chilling.
The following morning we moved - not far just a couple of miles away and anchored in between oyster beds (much to the curiosity of locals as it wasn't an official anchorage). We were hoping to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking